Latest News

Tips on How to Use Ice Melt Around Your Home This Winter

The first day of winter (Friday, December 21) is quickly approaching. Now, you never quite know when Old Man Winter will make his first appearance, but when he does, it’ll be a doozy. According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac, we can expect: Coldest periods in mid-November, early and late December, early January, and early and... Read more

The Benefits of Quickly Closing on Your New Home

This entry was posted in Moving on October 31, 2018 by George Sinclair Construction
Owners who are selling their homes might a have stringent deadline they need to close their home by, which can be very inconvenient if you’re the person trying to buy their home. However, new home developers can be much more flexible, and buyers often like to take advantage of that flexibility with a quick closing.... Read more

New, Upcoming Neighbourhoods in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls (home to the latest George Sinclair Construction community, Trailside) is a city on the rise. While the falls themselves and tourist areas will always be a big part of the city’s identity, there’s much more to experience, such as: Modern family living. World class shopping. Terrific schools. Diverse employment opportunities. Thinking about moving... Read more

How to Overcome Home Buyer’s Remorse

For many Canadians, signing on the dotted line to purchase a great quality home brings feelings of pride, excitement, and accomplishment. Having said that, a home purchase can also bring doubt and second-guessing. According to a study by Huffington Post Canada, 52% of millennial home buyers experience buyer’s remorse. Buyer’s remorse usually starts with second... Read more

How to Get Your Home (and Family) Ready for Back to School

It seems like just yesterday we were ringing in the New Year and publishing our first blog about 2018 new home décor trends here at George Sinclair Construction. But time really does fly. The first day of school for schools across Niagara Falls neighbourhoods is Tuesday, September 4. That means you’ve got a few weeks... Read more

Tips to Keep Your Niagara Falls Home Cool in Summer

Have you read the Farmer’s Almanac summer forecast for Southern Ontario and Niagara Falls? If not, here’s all you need to know: Summer will be hotter than normal, with rainfall below normal in Southwest Ontario and above normal elsewhere. The hottest periods will be in early and late June, early July, and mid- to late... Read more

Niagara Falls History You Probably Didn’t Know About

When it comes to the history of Niagara Falls, most everyone knows the basics, such as: The Battle of Lundy’s Lane. Annie Edson Taylor was the first person to survive a trip over the falls (October 24, 1901). The Maid of the Mist sailed from the Canadian side from 1846 to 2013. The movies Superman... Read more

It’s Moving Day! Do Not Forget to Tackle These Tasks.

According to a study by BigSteelBox: 65% of Canadians think moving is stressful (that’s because it is) 25% of Canadians believe moving is the most stressful experience they’ll ever have 14% of Canadians don’t pack until the night before moving day (and end up making common moving mistakes) While it’s impossible to totally eliminate the... Read more

Your New Home and Taxes. Deductions You May Qualify For.

This entry was posted in New Home on March 13, 2018 by George Sinclair Construction
The information in this blog is for general purposes only. A new home construction expert or tax professional can help determine if you are eligible for these deductions.   It’s April. The tax deadline is just around the corner. Purchasing and building your new home from George Sinclair Construction this past year was exciting. And... Read more

9 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Home (Infographic)

This entry was posted in New Home on March 5, 2018 by George Sinclair Construction
The first day of spring (Tuesday, March 20, by the way) is just a few weeks out here at George Sinclair Construction. But that doesn’t mean you need to wait until then to start your annual spring cleaning routine. Before you begin, make sure these must-have items are close at hand: Feather duster Mop Rubber gloves... Read more